Westover Primary School

Geography - Volcanoes

A Day in Pompeii - Full-length animation

Watch the incredible animation of the the day Pompeii was obliterated by Mount Vesuvius. Can you write a recount about the event? Use the information on this page to help use technical language. Why not even try writing a poem about the events? Or even a narrative? The possibilities are endless!

What happened when Vesuvius erupted in 79AD? | History - Pompeii

This dramatisation of the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD, described by Dr Margaret Mountford, gives a detailed description of this natural disaster which buried the city of Pompeii!

Volcano Anatomy

Create a poster to help educate people on how to keep safe during a volcano eruption using the information below